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    Newbie from Edison NJ - New bike Trek 2.1

    Hi there -

    New biker here from central Jersey. I just got my "new" used bike - Trek 2.1 2007. Can't wait to ride it when the weather gets better. I am going to take it to a LBS (Efinger sports in Bound B rook) to have it fitted.

    Photos are attached. I am very very excited!

    Pls. send any tips/hints my way. I'll very much appreciate it.

    Did I say I got a new bike?!
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    Hi GUY.. dig the rig

    WELCOME

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    Hmmm.. lemmee evaluate........ I'll allow it
    I've lived up that way.. from U. City to Ramsey, P. town.. etc

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    Nice bike and a great deal.

    Quote Originally Posted by kakashi View Post
    Hi there -

    New biker here from central Jersey. I just got my "new" used bike - Trek 2.1 2007. Can't wait to ride it when the weather gets better.
    Why not ride it today?


    Quote Originally Posted by kakashi View Post
    I am going to take it to a LBS (Efinger sports in Bound B rook) to have it fitted.
    They're not a bike shop. They're a sporting goods store. They will most likely know less than you about fitting.
    Do a search for bicycle shops in your town or look in the yellow pages.
    My bikes: 2001 Litespeed Tuscany---
    2013 Cannondale CAAD 10 2 "Racing Edition"--The bike shop owner said it's toast. R.I.P.

    Life is like a 10-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use. ~ Charles Schultz

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    It has been raining for the past two days. I don't want to ride the bike in the water. You know how it is.

    The Efinger Sports Shop in my area has some good ratings. They are supposed to have a self-sufficient bike dept. I just don't know any other good ones in my area. If you do, please advise.

    BTW, any good suggestions for bike racks?

    Thanks,

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    Life is good RonH's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by kakashi View Post
    The Efinger Sports Shop in my area has some good ratings. They are supposed to have a self-sufficient bike dept. I just don't know any other good ones in my area.
    Usually ANY REAL bike shop will do a good fitting.

    Quote Originally Posted by kakashi View Post
    ...any good suggestions for bike racks?
    Rack for the back of the bike? Topeak

    Rack for the back of the car? Saris Bones
    My bikes: 2001 Litespeed Tuscany---
    2013 Cannondale CAAD 10 2 "Racing Edition"--The bike shop owner said it's toast. R.I.P.

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